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Address: Cook Hwy, Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 40553669
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Description: We have a long standing reputation for offering our guests a great...
We have a long standing reputation for offering our guests a great Australian night out! You get the opportunity to experience nocturnal wildlife in the tropics at Cairns' one and only Night Zoo.Our guides will greet you at 7.00pm sharp at the Night Zoo entrance and escort you to our famous Aussie BBQ. Enjoy a delicious barbeque dinner of steak, sausages and seafood with fresh garden salads followed by a dessert. Relax with a drink from our licensed bar.After dinner, our guides will provide you with a torch and lead you into the darkness to meet the creatures of the night. Learn how owls hunt, touch a possum and pat a koala. On clear nights our guides will take you star gazing. See the Southern Cross, the Big Dipper and other well known constellations.Follow our guides as they lead you safely through the crocodiles' lair. See the croc eyes glow in your torchlight.In the Aussie bush, there's always a chance you will cross paths with a "Swaggie" (an original Australian bushman). Join our hospitable Swaggie and enjoy billy tea and damper with him by the campfire. His friends, the kangaroos, will come down to say G'day and maybe even share a bite to eat!After complimentary cold beer or wine, join in the fun as our guides teach you some famous Aussie Bush Dances. Dance and sing along - it's more fun than you can imagine!
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I would go again, good food. well done. loved the sing along. we meet a few people that were on holiday so all in alll had a good night.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I would go again, good food. well done. loved the sing along. we meet a few people that were on holiday so all in alll had a good night.

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Cairns Region, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Aside from the great photo op with koalas, kangaroos and a python - it felt a bit like an 'uncertified' circus with animals being prodded to perform and hearing them squawk in the night in response to the loud, tipsy crowds shining flashlights on them in the dark.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

My family and I had a great time at the night zoo but I also want to try and be objective and say that this was more because of the friendly staff, the food and drink and the singalong at the end. The wildlife part of the tour was a little disappointing with not much animal activity and not a... More 

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Hawley, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

I'm visiting Australia for the first time to see my aunt who lives in Sydney. We came here for a brief visit, during my two week time here. The number one thing on my list was to see and hold a koala and see some kangaroos. We arrived in Cairns on a Saturday afternoon, and had the second half of... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Found the night to be a little over priced, etremely disappointed in the meals, but on a positive note the wildlife experience was very good. Staff were knowledgable, friendly and helpful.

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My granddaughter and I had a lovely time ... I loved watching my granddaughter enjoy the cane toad race and looking at scary snakes

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

My two nieces and I visited the night zoo recently. They had a ball from start to finish. I found the staff to be very knowledgeable, happy and friendly and while I enjoyed the hour or so night tour, I think the night is overpriced. The food wasn't that tasty and I was probably expecting something a lot nicer for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

Reasonable food, amazing and delightful staff. Nice small night tour and kangaroo feeding, kids absolutely love that. Final party and dancing is fun for everyone, the experience is far better than I expected.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Have to say I was sceptical about this one and whilst it isn't cheap it is a great fun evening and the awesome staff have really created a great experience. Starts with a great bbq and then a really interactive tour of the zoo seeing some cool animals before a bush dancing and sing song to finish. Really recommend particularly... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

A great idea to have dinner and look around the zoo with guides in the dark. Great atmosphere and its an entire evening!!!!! Loved seeing the crocs at night and holding a snake.... super creepy!

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Address: Cook Hwy, Palm Cove, Queensland, Australia
Phone Number: +61 7 40553669
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove

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